A's rally to beat Tigers in ninth, win eighth straight

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Matt Olson scored from second base on a fielding error by Detroit third baseman Jeimer Candelario with two outs in the ninth inning, rallying the Oakland Athletics past the Tigers 3-2 on Sunday for their eighth straight win.

A's slug, pitch past Tigers 7-0 for 7th straight win

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Superstitious manager Bob Melvin ditched his in-game candy habit during Oakland's awful start. Now that things have drastically trended upward, Melvin is sticking with a couple of favorite, lucky pens and specific parking places for now.

Civale coasts, Luplow drives in 5 as Indians pound Tigers

Aaron Civale allowed just three hits while dominating Detroit over 7 2/3 innings and was backed by five home runs, including Jordan Luplow's three-run shot, as the Cleveland Indians pounded the Tigers 11-3 on Saturday night.

Reyes homers twice, Plesac strong as Indians beat Tigers

Franmil Reyes homered twice and Zach Plesac pitched seven dominant innings after getting an early lead to give the Cleveland Indians a 4-1 win Friday night over the Detroit Tigers, who scratched starter Julio Teheran just before the first pitch.

Detroit Tigers fans greeted to a freezing Opening Day

By the time the Detroit Tigers take the mound for the first game of the season, temperatures might be above freezing in downtown Detroit. That's part of what 8,200 fans expected fans can expect on opening day this year.